Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays; closed Tuesdays through Thursdays, including Thanksgiving. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center will be closed through late December, reopening weekends and holidays on December 28. More »
Visitor Center Winter Hours
Visitor Center Winter Hours took effect on Sunday, November 3, 2013. More »
Ranger-Led Education Programs
Grades K-3 - Wild about Wildlife
Grades 3-4 - Kule Loklo
Grade 4 - Point Reyes Lighthouse
Grade 4-5 - Marine Life
Grades 6-8 - Whale Watching
Observing Pacific Gray Whales Curriculum Guide 170 pages (840 KB PDF)
Grades 6-8 - Elephant Seal Watching
Discovering Northern Elephant Seals Curriculum Guide 158 pages (1.7 MB PDF)
Did You Know?
Even if California and the West gets more rainfall with global warming, earlier snow melt and hotter summers will likely produce more drought stress, increasing susceptibility to pathogens and invasive species. More...